Python - How to get user input

By xngo on June 7, 2019

# Description: How to get user input.
name = input("Enter your name : ") 
age = input("Enter your age : ") 
salary = input("Enter your salary : ")
# Convert inputs to the appropriate data type because
#   input() returns value entered as string.
age = int(age)
salary = float(salary)
print("My name is {}({}).".format(name, type(name)))
print("My age is {}({}).".format(age, type(age)))
print("My salary is {}({}).".format(salary, type(salary)))


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